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This is a Portuguese name; the first family name is Leite and the second is Galvão.
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André Luiz Leite Galvão
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André Galvão setting up a choke on his opponent at the 2008 World Jiu-Jitsu Championship.
Born September 29, 1982 (1982-09-29) (age 38)
São Sebastião, São Paulo, Brazil[1]
Residence San Diego, California
Nationality Brazilian
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)
Division Welterweight
Stance Southpaw
Fighting out of San Diego, California
Team Atos Jiu-Jitsu (2008-present)

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Team Brasa (2007-2008)

TT jiujitsu (2003-2006)
Rank      4th Degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo[3]
Years active 1996 - present
Mixed martial arts record
Total 7
Wins 5
By knockout 1
By submission 3
By decision 1
Losses 2
By knockout 1
By submission 0
By decision 1
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

André Luiz Leite Galvão ( born September 29, 1982) is a Brazilian grappler and former professional mixed martial artist.

Andre Galvão is a 4th degree black belt student under BJJ legend Fernando "Tererê" Augusto and now heads the Atos Jiu-Jitsu team in San Diego, California. He is the author of the martial arts book Drill to Win: One Year to Better Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Victory Belt Publishing, 2010). It focuses on learning the transitional skills of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and submission wrestling through proper diet, calisthenics, and technical drills.

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